Rasam is a south Indian, "must in meal" preparation. A light, less spicy, tamarind/dhall preparation is rasam. This is to be served along with steamed rice. Rasam is a very good appetizer and can also be served as a soup. We at 777 foods offer Traditional Pepper Rasam Paste. Mix about 1 teaspoon of 777 Pepper Rasam Paste in 150ml (1cup) of boiling water. You will get spicy Pepper Rasam.